Catastrophes, Pando Forest, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science

Public Radio Explores Hidden Connections

Paul Rogers recently sat down with Utah Public Radio’s “Undisciplined” host, Matthew LaPlante, and inorganic chemist, Lisa Berreato, to weigh in on some potential connections between the Pando forest and inorganic chemistry. An interesting conversation emerged.

Catastrophes, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science

Massive Organism Is Crashing on Our Watch

The first comprehensive assessment of the Pando aspen clone by researchers Paul Rogers and Darren McAvoy reveals critical threats to this unique single-tree forest.

Behind the Scenes of Pando Populus, Ecological Civilization, Environment, Nature, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science

Reflections On a Life-changing Event

The Pando clone embodies linkages along many vectors: roots to stems, soil to plants, birds to boles, life to death to rebirth. Our social community and the ideas spurred from within that gathering linked previously disparate entities, too.

Nature, Pando, Science

Practicalities of Pando’s Preservation

One thing I’ve learned through all of my work is that even the most intimate ecological knowledge will only get us so far without understanding how our individual interests are interdependent as opposed to being in conflict.  That requires understanding each other, including those with whom we disagree. 

Education, Nature, Science

Introducing the Pando Fund

The Pando clone, like many complex natural resource issues, is ultimately a reflection of our society—of
how humans function on a fragile planet.

Education, Nature, Science

Pando in the News (a lot)

The breaking wave of media attention surrounding Pando is, I believe, a positive sign.